As one of the most traditional rock bands of the last four decades U2 continues to break barriers. The Irish rock band was formed in 1976 and produced albums such as Joshua Tree, rattle and buzzAnd Everything you can’t leave behind. Led by outspoken activist Bono, U2 will be the first to christen the Las Vegas venue “The Sphere.”
Accordingly The Hollywood ReporterThe performance space is the largest spherical structure in the world and will house U2’s artist-in-residence titled: U2: UV Warning Baby Live. The Sphere will not be just any venue. It is the pinnacle of technology with animated graphics surrounding the building itself.
“That’s what’s special about the resolution of this screen and its photorealistic potential: when you show what’s outside the building on this wraparound screen, the building disappears,” Bono said CBS News. The experience should be so spectacular that it’s no wonder tickets are disappearing from the shelves. So to speak.
How do I get tickets to U2’s Sphere concert? What are the U2 Las Vegas stay dates?
Starting September 29th, U2 will perform in Las Vegas virtually through the end of the year. After September the dates are as follows: October 5th, 7th, 8th, 11th, 13th, 14th, 18th, 20th, 21st, 25th, 27th and 28th. Then November 1st, 3rd, 4th, followed by December 1st, 2nd, 6th, 8th, 9th, 13th, 15th and 16th. However, obtaining tickets can be a more complicated matter than scheduling. Shortly before the performance dates, the tickets on Ticketmaster are officially sold out. If the Taylor Swift debacle was any indication, this was to be expected. Like most of the entertainment industry, concert tickets are subject to a monopoly. Remember, kids: Pearl Jam was right.
But there is hope! (Not in general, but for U2 fans.) Always remember that there is the option to buy tickets on third party sites, which everyone probably has to do these days. At this late point in the game, fans can expect to pay more than $200 per ticket, which could be as high as $300. If you’re lucky, you’ll get the lowest ticket Seat freak is – as of this writing – $171. StubHub makes it a little more difficult and you have to choose a date before finding the prices that best suit your needs. Vibrant seats Also, you need to select a date to know the ticket prices.
As with anything that is in high demand, the longer you wait, the prices go up. But if you’re lucky enough to get the chance, it should be a remarkable show. Viva Las Vegas!